Lieutenant Travis Neese began his career with the Coral Springs Police Department in 1999. He served as a Patrol Officer and a Field Training Officer until 2005 when he was promoted to Detective and transferred to the General Investigations Unit where he investigated Auto Thefts. In 2008, he was promoted to Sergeant and supervised Patrol and then the Office of Professional Standards. In 2011, he was promoted to Lieutenant and is currently supervising Patrol. He also serves as an Assistant Team Leader on the Special Response Team and is member of the Department Recognition Committee.
Lieutenant Neese graduated from the University of South Florida with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Criminology. He has received three Exceptional Police Initiative Awards, two Team Citations, a Unit of the Year Award, and a Lifesaving Commendation.